Category Archives: Gardening

Summer and my sad garden

Getting ready for a summer that seems to have already arrived. The boys have had summer camp physicals and school is out in just over a week. Yikes! Last year was the last summer I will get to spend with … Continue reading

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Little Nothing thoughts

My garden is growing. I never replanted from when the dog got to it but there’s still time to plant more carrots and lettuce at least. I’m glad that at least one or two plants of each type seem to … Continue reading

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And now for something completely different

My plants are growing! I have little green sprouts all over my garden boxes and not all of them are weeds! We shall have vegetables this summer, I just know it. I have a pressure canner this year so I … Continue reading

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Weeding

Weeding is good for the outlook. Things are going to get rough here soon and weeding reminds us that sometimes we need to get rid of the useless and clean up our area for things to start looking better. I … Continue reading

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Compost for the lazy

My husband made me a little enclosure last year when I started the garden so that I could compost. It’s chicken wire all around held up by scrap wood. It’s literally just a big pile of kitchen scraps and some … Continue reading

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School

Clinicals went well. I went two days in a row and both days were educational. That’s about as much as I’m allowed to say for privacy reasons, but I learned quite a lot and had a good experience. Anyway, my … Continue reading

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Hardiest plants…ever!

So, I haven’t been paying attention to my fall garden, like, at all. I threw some seed in the ground and I water them every once in a while. Here’s the thing though, I have stuff growing. Not just growing, … Continue reading

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My secret shame

For the past six months I have been paying for a gym membership that I haven’t used. In that time I’ve gained 15 pounds. The weight gain isn’t so secret but the gym membership is. I am finally fed up … Continue reading

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My crazy life

Things have been nuts around here for the past several months. First it was the last summer vacation I will get with my kids for a very long time. Then school started and it’s crazy. I’m going to a career … Continue reading

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Hello again

Hello again! I’m back and refreshed and ready to take on the world. I spent a couple of weeks at my parents’ house with the kids. It was wonderful and relaxing and we had a great time. Sadly, most of … Continue reading

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